Woman gets prison for killing baby in drunk crash

A woman who was driving drunk when she crashed her minivan and killed her unbuckled 6-week-old son has been sentenced to serve between four and 15 years in prison.
AP Wire
Oct 4, 2013

She was also accused of passing bad checks while out on bond.

Police said Constance Johnson, 37, struck a parked pickup truck on Oct. 7, 2012, in her hometown of Ypsilanti Township, near Ann Arbor. They said her son, Isiah Caddel, was sitting in a car carrier but it wasn't strapped in.

Washtenaw County Circuit Judge David Schwartz sentenced her Thursday.

Johnson pleaded no contest in August to driving while intoxicated causing a death as part of a deal with prosecutors. She was charged Wednesday with fraud for passing bad checks in August.

Comments

TooMuch

Can we castrate her?

Barry Soetoro

I was thinking a tandem electric chair for her and Chad Curtis.

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